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Avoid 1st trimester: Harm to babies by perming hair has not been proven, but it is wise to minimize exposure to toxic chemicals during pregnancy- but this is esp. Important in the 1st trimester, when toxic exposures are most likely to cause birth defects. I would avoid throughout pregnancy to be safe, but there is no evidence it is harmful in later pregnancy- see http://aje.Oxfordjournals.Org/content/149/8/712.Full.Pdf. ...Read more
May 11 i had a car accident. Cut my forehead and scalp (skull visible). Stitches and staples came out may 21. How long til i can dye or perm my hair?
Ok,: At this point wound should be closed but may be sensitive. ...Read more
No-Lye Hair Perm. Can I use a Regular strength hair perm to straighten my hair and then "fix" my hair afterwards with nourishing ingredients?
It usually doesn't.: Perms are strong chemicals designed to change the physical characteristics of the hair shaft without damaging the follicle itself. It wouldn't make sense to cause damage to the hair-forming part, and most of these products have been extensively tested for safety. But they are cosmetics, not drugs, and allergic or hypersensitivity responses are possible. Try and see; otherwise, don't worry! ...Read more
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